Ms. H. Aulakh

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   May 02

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues Notebook: p. 38-39 – First draft Character Paragraph: TOPIC: Discuss the character of Mary, Bebe, or Mama Lil. DOUBLE SPACED and try to use PEN.  Use your outline and the paragraph structure sheets to write ONE paragraph about Mary/Bebe/Mama Lil. Remember to TAG it. PEE on it. and CONCLUDE.

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   May 01

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri Notebook: p. 37 – Supporting Details (SD) Practice sheets p. 34 – Character Outline – In NOTE form and in QUOTES write in your supporting details for each of your 3 topic sentences Write your own “TAG it” intro sentence. Use p. 35 to help and the example you wrote for “Geraldine […]

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   Apr 25

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP #64-65 – Topic Sentences & Paragraph practice Topic Sentences – Video Easy formula to write a TS Notebook:  p. 35-36 – Topic Sentences practice sheets p. 34 – Paragraph Outline –  Decide what character you want to write your paragraph about: Mary, Mama Lil, or Bebe. Look back in your notebook […]

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   Apr 24

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri Bring your LP workbook!! Notebook: p. 32 – Traits & Evidence – make sure you have COMPLETED this sheet: 4 different traits each with QUOTES & PAGE numbers from the story as evidence. CHOOSE your top 3 traits – put a star next to your strongest traits. p. 33 – preread & […]

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   Apr 19

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed Notebook: STEAL Bebe  STEAL Mama Lil Traits & Evidence – Choose between Mama Lil’ or Bebe. 4 Traits & evidence -quotes with page numbers – for each

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   Apr 16

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs Notebook:  p. 29 – FINISH Plot Map “Building Bridges” – try your best & finish this one on your own p. 30 – STEAL Bebe – start p. 31 – STEAL Mama Lil’ – start

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   Apr 10

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Fri Notebook: p. 28 – Traits & Evidence – Mary. Column 1: Choose 4 traits to describe Mary. Column 2: Find QUOTES for to show or prove each trait. Include page numbers for each quote! “Building Bridges” – read & highlight

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   Apr 10

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs Notebook: p. 58-59 – Journal #7 – Poem Question discussion. Discuss one of the questions we came up with in relation to the poems we watched (see last post). Give your thoughts on the question. Proper paragraph form! Themes sheet – Read each of the 4 themes and start to brainstorm ideas on […]

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   Apr 09

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed Notebook: p. 26 – Finish the Story Summary Map – for “The Day the Sun Came Out” p. 27 – STEAL – Mary – find 2 quotes for each of the STEAL categories & explain what each quote tells you about Mary  

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   Apr 08

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues Notebook: p. 56-57 – Journal #6 – Discuss one of the main themes in the story “There Will Come Soft Rains” by R. Bradbury. Watch the following poems. Take notes on what the poems are about and any questions you have. “Man vs Earth” – Prince Ea “Dear Future Generations” – Prince […]

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